Small Pot Transfers Between Patients Immune Under Medical Marijuana Act

In a significant decision further deepening Michigan’s medical marijuana jurisprudence, the Michigan Court of Appeals, in the case of People v Tony Green, held that non-compensated marijuana transfers from one registered medical marijuana patient to another are immune from prosecution under section 4 of the Medical Marijuana Act (MMMA). This case is significant for two […]

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Marijuana Remains Controlled Substance Per Federal Appeals Court

In 2011, Americans for Safe Access, a pot-lobby group, took the DEA to federal court in Washington, D.C. to test the classification of marijuana as a controlled substance.  Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled that the DEA’s decision to classify pot as a controlled substance  -a dangerous drug […]

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Reddit Founder Commits Suicide While Under Indictment

Reddit co-founder Aaron Swartz He has been labeled a “hacktivist”.   He’s been called the Cyber-Robin Hood.  But despite his astounding digital success at an early age, code programmer Aaron Swartz (26) apparently took his own life in his NYC apartment on Friday morning. Some say that the little-watched criminal prosecution against the co-founder of […]

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